The Inter-College Youth Festival kicked off at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) here on Thursday.
Students unleashed their talent in collage making, creative writing and cartooning events. They exhibited creative abilities on topic ‘Nature’ in collage-making, ‘Relationship and Patience’ in creative writing and ‘Corruption’ in cartooning.
Students of four constituent colleges — College of Agriculture (CoA), College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology (CoAE&T), College of Basic Sciences and Humanities (CoBS&H), College of Home Science (CoHS) and outstation Institutes of Agriculture at Bathinda and Gurdaspur — are participating in the fest.
Inaugurating the fest, Dr RK Dhaliwal, Director, Students’ Welfare, Punjab Agricultural University , said the fest aimed at inculcating competitive spirit among the youth. It provides students with an opportunity to sharpen their aesthetic, innovative and intellectual abilities, she said. Later, she gave away prizes to winners.
On the second day, poster making, extempore/elocution, clay modeling and poetic recitation events will be held